VPAGR Dates 2016/17

All meetings take place from 09:30 - 11:30 in the Faculty Boardroom, Level 4, Faculty Building


Wednesday 18 May 2016

Wednesday 20th July 2016

Wednesday 14 September 2016

Wednesday 12 October 2016

Wednesday 17 November 2016

Wednesday 14 December 2016

Wednesday 11 January 2017

Wednesday 8 February 2017

Wednesday 8 March 2017

Wednesday 5 April 2017

Wednesday 10 May 2017

Wednesday 7 June 2017

Wednesday 12 July 2017

Terms of Reference

Advise the Vice-Provost (Research) on:

  • All matters relating to the development and subsequent implementation of the College’s Research Strategy 2015-2019
  • Responses to external consultations relating to research and research training
  • Opportunities to communicate and promote the profile of research and its impacts at Imperial
  • Implementation of the College's research data management and open access policies, College's compliance with external funder mandates, and related scholarly communications initiatives
  • Opportunities to engage in research partnerships
  • Best practice from across the sector that can inform enhancement within College
  • Strategic funding opportunities and priorities
  • Stakeholder relationships including those with the research councils and other funders, with learned societies and with government.

 Receive and consider reports from:

  • Faculty Research Committees
  • Graduate School
  • Library Services
  • Others as appropriate to the membership.

 Core Membership:

Ad-Hoc members by invitation:

  • Head of International Office
  • Head of Research Communications
  • Head of Scholarly Communications Management
  • Chief Executive of Imperial Consultants
  • Head of Postdoc Development Centre
  • Faculty Deans (Deans will always be invited to attend meetings when visits from funding bodies or other important external stakeholders are taking place).

The Vice-Provost's Advisory Group for Research will meet on a monthly basis between September and July.  It is supported by the Funding Strategy team in the Research Office.